Richard Marsh

Obituary of Richard Marsh

Richard E. Marsh, Sr.

Richard E. Marsh, Sr., 70, of Rome, went to be with the Lord on Friday, March 10, 2017. He was born in Rome, NY, on October 26, 1946, son of the late Richard and Beatrice Worlock Marsh. Richard attended Rome City Schools. He was united in marriage to Charlotte Lamere, they had four children: James, Richard, Jr., Kami and David. Following the passing of Charlotte, he married, Peggy Chamberlin, and helped raise three children: Christopher "Buddy", Melissa and Jennifer. Richard was a landscaper, truck driver and a local taxi driver. As a youth, he was an alter server in the Catholic Church. Richard enjoyed fishing, watching movies, listening to country music, family vacations and especially Nascar. His favorite driver was Dale Earnhart Sr., "The Intimidator".

He is survived by his children: James, Kami Randall, David, twelve grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters: Susane and (William) Kahle, OH, Tracy Zolna (Tom Secor), Rome, four brothers: David, FL, Dennis, Rome, Stephen, TX, and Eugene, IN., and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his mother, Beatrice, wives: Charlotte and Peggy, a son: Richard Jr., and two brothers: Frederick Marsh and Howard Marsh.

Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, March 14, 2017, at 6:30 pm, at the Prince- Boyd and Hyatt Home for Funerals, 210 W. Court St. Friends may call at the Funeral Home on Tuesday, from 3:30-6:30 pm. Spring Burial will be in Westernville Cemetery. Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice and Palliative Care, 4277 Middle Settlement Rd., New Hartford, NY, 13413.

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